openSUSE 15 Security Update : chafa (openSUSE-SU-2022:10044-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 163014



The remote SUSE host is missing a security update.


The remote SUSE Linux SUSE15 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the openSUSE-SU-2022:10044-1 advisory.

- Buffer Over-read in GitHub repository hpjansson/chafa prior to 1.10.3. (CVE-2022-2301)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Update the affected chafa, chafa-devel and / or libchafa0 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 163014

File Name: openSUSE-2022-10044-1.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/12/2022

Updated: 3/23/2023

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Azure, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-2301


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 4.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chafa, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chafa-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libchafa0, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/8/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/4/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-2301